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Physician, Occupational Health

We Are Hiring

Physician - Occupational Health - Full-Time, Novi, MI

Why Join Ascension?

In Michigan, Ascension operates 16 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ over 20,000 associates. Across the state, Ascension Michigan is working together to help bring patients more resources and better care. Ascension Michigan is also committed to its community; it provided over $272 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in FY2018. Ascension Michigan is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.


What You Will Do

Ascension MI at Work, located in SE Michigan, is seeking a full-time physician due to growth. 

Ascension MI at Work is a well-established department that is committed to providing the highest quality occupational health and wellness services to the business community.  Due to growth and established relationships, Occupational Health Partners is the largest hospital based program in the State of Michigan, while maintaining outstanding patient satisfaction scores and proven track record of reducing costs and lost work time. 

Ascension MI at Work provides care at eight locations within metro Detroit. The average number of visits is 40 patients per day per clinic. Types of outpatient visits include Workers Compensation/Injury Care, Physical Examinations (Executive Health, Pre-Hire, DOT, Firefighter, Police, Annual, Hazmat, Wellness), Fitness for Duty Exams, and Job Duty Assessments. On-site ancillary services include audiograms, drug screens, EKG, pulmonary function testing, respirator clearance, and vision exams.

  • Office hours are Monday – Friday from 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • There is no call, weekend shifts or holiday work schedule associated with this opportunity.
  • The physician will rotate betwen Southfield, Madison Heights, Livonia, and Novi on a set schedule

The Occupational Health Physician provides direct patient care in an office setting by: 

  • Providing ongoing guidance for occupational clinic activities; ensuring care/medical direction is of the highest caliber; completion of federally-regulated and agency-mandated examinations (medical surveillance, return to work, etc.), health screenings, employee health consultations, and work related injury care
  • Conducting hands-on examinations, rendering a professional opinion as it relates to work clearances or recommendations consistent with the examination findings and established physical qualifications
  • Demonstrating a strong ability to work and communicate effectively

What You Will Need

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Physician MD/DO with Prescriptive Authority credentialed from the Michigan Board of Medicine obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Verified by local Credentialing Office.
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA). 
  • Diploma 
    • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) or Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) or Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) or Doctor of Optometry (OD) or Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) required
Work Experience:
  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Michigan is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The information requested on this application will not be used for any purpose prohibited by law. If you require assistance or an accommodation to complete this application, please let us know.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
Reasonable Accommodation
Ascension Michigan provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request in order to express interest in a position by e-mailing: Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within Ascension Michigan will be reviewed at the e-mail address supplied.
Thank you for considering a career with Ascension Michigan.
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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Job ID: 368916
Category: Physicians
Facility: MIDET Ascen Provid Hosp Novi
Ministry: Ascension SE Michigan, MI
Location: Novi, MI

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